Floral Research: Water Uptake, Fresh Weight & Vase Life

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hydrate_2cFloralife Research Updates are a valuable source of flower knowledge aimed at helping growers, transporters, wholesalers and retailers get the most from their investment, and present healthy, long-lasting flowers to the consumer. Today’s floral research addresses “Water Uptake, Fresh Weight and Vase Life in Cut Flowers with Commercial Hydration Treatment and Flower Food.” Let’s take a look!

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Cut Flower Care and Handling: Delphinium

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STS Photos Delph copyLooking for useful tips for the postharvest processing of many different varieties of cut flowers? Then check out the newly expanded Flower Care and Handling section of the Floralife website.  Wholesaler, retailer, enthusiast – there’s something for everybody. Let’s go down the list! Today’s star is the Delphinium.

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Cut Flower Care and Handling: Freesia

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freesia 2Looking for useful tips for the postharvest processing of many different varieties of cut flowers? Then check out the newly expanded Flower Care and Handling section of the Floralife website.  Wholesaler, retailer, enthusiast – there’s something for everybody. Let’s go down the list! Today’s star is the Freesia.

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Floral Best Practices: Flora Fresh in the Spotlight

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 florafresh 1Floralife’s Spotlight Program is a series of articles about where cut flowers come from, the people who make it happen, and their floral best practices. Today we visit California wholesaler Flora Fresh, Inc. Flora Fresh shared with us the beauty of their flowers, as well as technology and sustainability efforts that have landed them in the Spotlight!

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Cut Flower Care and Handling: Gerbera

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gerb3At the Flower Care and Handling section of our website, Floralife offers a bunch of useful tips for the postharvest processing of many different varieties of cut flowers. Grower, wholesaler, retailer, enthusiast – there’s something for everybody. Let’s go down the list! Today’s star is the Gerbera!

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